1917 GMC Long Trail Guide

Inspired by a talk Mike Debonis gave this week at Wake Robin in Shelburne (photos below) about his ‘retro hike’ which relied on the 1917 and 1920 Long Trail Guides, I scanned in the 1917 guide for your reading pleasure. Continue reading

1/27/18 Annual Meeting Update

Thanks to all who attended the GMC Burlington Section annual meeting on Saturday in South Burlington. Continue reading

Taylor Series, February 10

Saturday February 10th at 7:30pm,

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Celebrating the Life of Dave Hardy

Many of you know of the recent passing of Dave Hardy, long time and beloved Director of Field Programs for GMC. There will be a Celebration Of Life event in Dave’s honor on January 6, 2017.
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POSTPONED: New Year’s Eve at Bolton Lodge

Due to the cold, a New Year’s Eve oyster stew potluck & overnight at Bolton Lodge is postponed. Look for a re-scheduling when things warm up!

Bolton Camp Grand Reopening Celebration

The reopening celebration for the Bolton Lodge was held on December 15.

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Trip reports – September -December 2017 (updated 12/4/2017)

12/17/2017 Sterling Pond 
We started nice and late at about 10:15am from the Sterling Pond trail entrance on snowed-in Rt. 108 in Smugglers Notch. More perfect weather could not have been asked for – sunny and quite cold, no wind. Continue reading

Ribbon Cutting for The Boardwalk at Barnes Camp, Oct. 27

Please join us October 27, 2017 at 10 AM for Opening Celebration and Ribbon Cutting for The Boardwalk at Barnes Camp. Continue reading

Trip reports – May-August 2017 (updated 9/21/2017)

8/26/17 – Lincoln & Lafayette, NH
We met at 8 AM at the park & ride by Joe’s Pond, at the junction of Rt 2 and Rt 15. Continue reading

Trip reports – January-April, 2017 (updated 5/8/2017)

4/30/2017 – Wildflower Hike at Niquette Bay State Park
It’s always hard to figure out which weekend will be the peak wildflower weekend each year.  Continue reading

Mud Season is here!

It’s that time of year. Continue reading

Map and Compass Fundamentals workshop

On Tuesday evening, April 18th, Burlington Section’s Phil Hazen conducted a map and compass workshop at EMS in South Burlington. Continue reading